December 31, 2020

Furthering the Promise: Increasing Opportunities for Integrated Employment

This year marked the 30th anniversary of President George H.W. Bush’s signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law.  Throughout 2020, the Civil Rights Division has published a series of blog posts highlighting the impact that ADA enforcement efforts have had on people’s lives.  We celebrate the many ways the ADA has transformed American society.  Working and taking an active part in the local community are central to achieving the ADA’s goals of integration and economic independence for people with disabilities.  We recommit to our work of making the promise of the ADA a reality, enabling all Americans with disabilities to achieve their dreams and reach their full potential.

For more information on the ADA, please visit or call the toll-free ADA Information Line at 800-514-0301 (TTY 800-514-0383).

Article Credit: U.S. Department of Justice

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